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Last update at: Aug 29, 2014 08:01 pm
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Construction Projects
Project Name Project Number WYDOT Contact Contractor Contact Start Date Completion Date Description Town(s) Milepost(s) Surface Delays Last Updated
District 4 Chip Seal stp-pm-b144024 nhpp-pm-b144033 Joshua Jundt
307-682-3550
josh.jundt@wyo.gov
Intermountain Slurry Seal, Inc.
Watsonville, CA
831-724-1011
2014-Aug-21 2014-Aug-31 Chip Seal operation 205 to 230 Paved 15 minute delays with stopped conditions Aug 25, 2014 09:56 am
237 to 256.56 Paved 15 minute delays with stopped conditions Aug 25, 2014 09:56 am
District 1 Chip Seal & Microsurfacing NHPP-B141031 Tim Morton
630-8461/777-4404
timothy.morton@wyo.gov
2014-Jul-28 2014-Aug-31 Chip sealing and microsurfacing at various locations in Transportation District 1. All locations have been chip sealed there are a few locations remaining to complete the fog seal - but there will be no affect on traffic. 54.28 to 56.64 Paved None Aug 26, 2014 06:35 am

Conditions
City Location Conditions Advisories Restrictions Last Report Time Cameras Sensors
Cheyenne
NWS Forecast
Between the Colorado State Line and Cheyenne Wet None   Aug 29, 2014 08:01 pm    
Between Cheyenne and Meriden Dry None   Aug 29, 2014 08:01 pm
Torrington
NWS Forecast
Between Meriden and WY 151, Bear Mountain Station Dry None   Aug 29, 2014 07:32 pm  
Between WY 151, Bear Mountain Station and WY 152/161, Silvertip Dry None   Aug 29, 2014 07:32 pm    
Between WY 152/161, Silvertip and Torrington Dry None   Aug 29, 2014 07:32 pm    
Between Torrington and Lingle Dry None   Aug 29, 2014 07:32 pm    
Between Lingle and Jay Em Dry None   Aug 29, 2014 07:32 pm  
Lusk
NWS Forecast
Between Jay Em and Lusk Dry None   Aug 29, 2014 07:32 pm    
Between Lusk and Mule Creek Jct Dry None   Aug 29, 2014 07:32 pm  
Newcastle
NWS Forecast
Between Mule Creek Jct and Newcastle Dry None   Aug 29, 2014 07:32 pm  
Between Newcastle and the South Dakota State Line Dry None   Aug 29, 2014 07:32 pm    

District Comments
District 1 Please be advised: Fans traveling to the Cowboys football opener in Laramie on 8/30, be aware of nearby construction projects that have the potential to affect traffic and travel times. See link for more information: http://kowb1290.com/wyoming-cowboys-fans-advised-of-traffic-delays-video/ I-25: Nimmo Road Interchange at milepost 34 between Cheyenne and Chugwater is open, however, travel across the overpass is prohibited until further notice due to structural damage.  
District 2 Please be advised: I-25: Nimmo Road Interchange at milepost 34 between Chugwater and Cheyenne is open. However, travel across the overpass is prohibited until further notice due to structural damage.  
District 4 ATTENTION MOTORCYCLE TRAFFIC: Due to road construction with a gravel surface, motorcycle traffic is not advised between Buffalo and Gillette on US 14/16. 

*Chain Law - Level 1 Definition
**Chain Law - Level 2 Definition
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Impact Levels Description / Recommended Action
Low Minimal impacts expected, use general caution.
Moderate Some impacts expected, use extra caution. Stay alert for changing road and weather conditions.
High Dangerous impacts expected, use extreme caution, delay travel or consider alternate route. If travel is necessary, slow down and allow extra time.
CLOSED Per W.S. 24-1-109, motorists traveling on a closed road without permission from WYDOT or WHP may be subject to a fine of up to $750 and/or up to 30 days imprisonment.
Seasonal / Long-Duration Event Impact level used to distinguish long-duration events from emergent events.
All travelers are encouraged to check present conditions and forecasts before departing.


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